PhD opportunity in blast noise prediction and management at the University of Salford

Posted on Aug 25, 2018 in Job Opportunities in Acoustics

The studentship is with the University of Salford and Spadeadam Testing & Research Centre (STaR). We are looking for a PhD candidate to work on developing methods for explosive noise impact prediction and management. The successful candidate will be expected to undertake experimental trials, model long-range noise propagation, and develop procedures to manage adverse human impact in the near and far field. The candidate will spend 1 year at the University of Salford followed by 2 years at STaR in Spadeadam. The studentship is fully funded and includes: Full fee waiver; enhanced tax-free stipend of £16444 p.a. for 3½ years; plus paid accommodation at Spadeadam for years 2 and 3; bench fees and consumable costs; funds specifically allocated for conference travel. Final date for applications: 29/10/2018, the candidate must register by 14/01/2019. Details here.